The World in Context

Please join Ambassador Charles Shapiro, former U.S. Ambassador to Venezuela and the departing President of the World Affairs Council of Atlanta, as he discusses the state of the world in […]

Global Risks in 2022

Please join Alex Kazan from Eurasia Group and Stephen Wertheim from the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace as they discuss the recently released Eurasia Group's Top Risks 2022 report. This […]

International Women’s Day: Combatting Violence Against Women

Register now to save the date for the 2022 International Women's Day. Join us for this program in recognition of International Women’s Day to learn more about combatting violence against women. This important event represents an ongoing collaboration between the Women’s Leadership Center at the University of Saint Joseph and the World Affairs Council of […]

The War in Ukraine: Community Q&A

Join us for a community event next week with CTWAC Executive Committee Member Arthur House, Former National Security and Intelligence Officer. He will discuss his expertise in cybersecurity and his past work in Ukraine, and answer your biggest questions about the conflict. RSVP now. You won't want to miss this. Arthur House Bio: Arthur House […]

The Global Economy

Please join us for the upcoming conversation with Paul Donovan, Chief Economist of UBS Wealth Management on Wednesday, April 13 at 12:00pm ET as we discuss the state of the global economy, the future and more! A suggested donation of $25 to join the discussion is greatly appreciated by the World Affairs Council of CT. […]

An Evening with Lech Wałęsa, Former President of Poland

Infinity Hall Hartford and Virtual

Join us in conversation with President Lech Wałęsa, former president of Poland, Nobel Peace Prize-winning leader, and founder of the Lech Wałęsa Institute. We’ll explore how President Wałęsa pulled Poland into the democratic fold, what Russia’s invasion of Ukraine means for the region, and how we can help Ukraine’s humanitarian crisis. All ticket proceeds from […]

Andrew Young: The World in Context

Goodwin University

The World Affairs Council, in partnership with Goodwin University, is live and in-person for a conversation with politician, diplomat, and activist Ambassador Andrew Young (Ret.) about the future of the United Nations — and democracy — and how current global crises might impact the world order as we know it. Moderated by Jeffrey Ogba, Professor […]